Holliman & Galusha win at night #1 of the Racesaver IMCA Sprint Super Nationals

By Greg Soukup Mother Nature failed twice to stop Night #1 of the Racesaver IMCA Sprint Super Nationals, presented by Precise Racing, Venom Energy and NMC Cat Rental Store Friday evening at Eagle Raceway. After dumping over 5 inches of rain on the track in the days before, she allowed the first heat to be run. She made a last-ditch effort before the second heat could be run, raining for about 20 minutes. As they had that morning and...
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IMCA Sponsor’s Contingency Awards For Sprint Nationals Weekend

The history of the division long ago known as the IMCA big cars continues this weekend at Eagle Raceway, with the second annual Sprint Car Super Nationals. The first IMCA events were held at county and state fairgrounds tracks in 1915. Under the hood horsepower steadily replaced horse racing at venues across the country and many IMCA Sprint Car hotshoes became household names before World War II intervened. Racing resumed in 1946 and so did the popularity of IMCA...
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Open House Practice-Thur. Aug 28th is Cancelled!

Open House Practice Night  -Thur. Aug 28th, 2014 is Cancelled! Sprint Pre-Tech opens at 10AM and will be open until 8pm. Everything will be a go for tomorrow Friday, Aug. 29th with regular start times. Anyone camping tonight…there will be a Sloppy Joe Meal available at the concession stand for purchase. All start times are still confirmed at this time for the rest of the weekend.
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Sprint Super Nationals Rain Out Policy (THE FULL SHOW WILL BE RUN NO MATTER WHAT)

RaceSaver IMCA Sprint Super Nationals Rain Policy Inclement Weather (single day rainouts) NO REFUNDS OR RAIN CHECKS! Note: In the event of rain Friday-Saturday no refunds or rain checks will be issued and program will be completed the next day as per the schedule below. Everyone will be required to purchase a pit pass or admission ticket the next day. -If any single day program is rained out there will be two reformatted shows (or one joined in-progress and...
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Count down to the Precise Racing Products RaceSaver IMCA Sprint Super Nationals Weekend!

It’s almost here…the 2nd Annual Precise Racing Products RaceSaver IMCA Sprint Super Nationals Championship Weekend…fueled by NMC Cat Rental Store & Venom Energy Drink!  Make your Plans now to attend Nebraska’s Vacation Destination…Eagle Raceway… America’s Home Track! We have a full line up of activities…                                                                

CANCELLED -Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Wine Festival* -Sun. May 26th, 2013 -CANCELLED

Posted 25 May 2013 in Headlines
Balloon Wine Fest

Eagle Raceway & Lincoln Advertising Federation presents Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Wine Festival!  -SUNDAY, May 26th, 2013 –We welcome the Nebraska Balloon Club for participating in this first time ever event taking place at Eagle Raceway on SUNDAY night, May 26th from 6:00 to 10:00 pm.  Weather permitting…there will be a Hot Air Balloon Exposition…Launch and Glow times will be determined by the weather.   Also featuring Wine Tasting with a variety of quality products including Wine samples from participating winery’s.   Beer samples include…Thunderhead, Tallgrass, Lucky Bucket, Boulevard, Nebraska Brewing, New Belgium, Schilling Bridge, Empyrean’s Chaco Canyon, Watch Man & Super Nova, Duggan’s Wheat, Blue Blood Brewing Company, Shock Top and more.   -Enjoy Live Music by the The Honeyboy...

CANCELLED -TBJ Promotions presents Eagle Nationals* -Sat. Jun 1st, 2013 -CANCELLED

Posted 25 May 2013 in Headlines
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TBJ Promotions  presents Eagle Nationals* –Saturday, June 1st, 2013 50 Years of Slingin Dirt 2013 continues… See the Best ASCS National Drivers Compete! - Supporting classes are Kaplan IMCA Modifieds, Sam’s Club IMCA Sport Compacts (Regional, National and Track Points) Pre-Sale Adult tickets are available for $18 at tbjpromotions.com only.    Day of event:  Front Gate Adult Admission $20, Youth (6-12) $5, Children (5 & under) Free.   Pit Pass $30   Front gates open at 5:30pm.  Races at 6:30pm. ALL minors(14-17) in the pit area MUST have a signed minor waiver by their parents in front of a notary along with a copy of their birth certificate or valid driver’s license. Minor=anyone under 18 years of age. All minors must be supervised...

Memorial Day Race Cancelled!

Posted 25 May 2013 in Headlines
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Due to the amount of precipitation we received and forecasted weather…the Memorial Day Extravaganza has been cancelled. Please keep your Driver Appreciation tickets for June 8th, 2013!  Driver Appreciation will be moved to June 8th.

NE Lottery & Budweiser presents Memorial Day Extravaganza! -May 25th -Cancelled!

Posted 21 May 2013 in Headlines
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Nebraska Lottery & Budweiser  presents Memorial Day Extravaganza – Driver Appreciation  – Saturday, May 25th, 2013 50 Years of Slingin’ Dirt Continues 2013… Memorial Day Extravaganza and Driver Appreciation!  -Pits are open to the public from 3:30-5pm for driver autographs along with entertainment by Doc Throttle  -Drivers…don’t forget your Hero Cards!   -Doc Throttle will be playing before and after the races in the pits!  -Dunk Tank Challenge in the Courtyard before the races 4-5:30pm…fundraiser for the Bike Night! (pending weather temp)  -Jolly Bean the Clown 5-8pm in the courtyard  -Shades the Clown Face Painting 5-8pm in the courtyard    -“Orange Dead” Happy Hour 6-7pm…a Venom Bite you won’t forget.  -Featuring Budweiser IMCA Sprints, Kaplan University IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport...

Armed Forces Night victories to Schwartz, Armstrong, Andersen, Bassinger and Benson

Posted 19 May 2013 in Headlines

Armed Forces Night, presented by Miller High Life saw a large crowd turn out to honor those who serve and have served our great country. The weather was beautiful, the racers were anxious to show their stuff and the track was prepped to make the racing fantastic. There were no significant instances in the preliminary action. The NAPA IMCA Sport Modified A Feature saw Rusty Montagne’s T1 out front of lap 1 followed by Kevin Anderson in the 22K, Gary Joens’ 68J and Bob Ruisinger in the 7. Nathan Kobus spun his #15 in turn 4 on lap 4 to slow the action. Shawn Harker moved the #40 past Ruisinger on the restart to take fourth and then got...

DRIVER OF THE WEEK! – Dustin Andersen

Posted 15 May 2013 in Headlines
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Driver of the Week! Division: Kaplan IMCA Modifieds Name: Dustin Andersen Age: 27 Hometown: Omaha, NE Car#: 8A Years In Racing:  12 years in racing Crew Members:  Ryan McMahon , Robby Hobus Sponsors:  Nebraska’s Best , Construction Specialist , Razor Chassis , Ron’s Drilling Service Racing Accomplishments:  Winning A features , Go big or Go Home. Short Bio:  Racing, theres nothin better than the smell of burning alcohol on a Saturday night !! whoever says winning isn’t everything probably didn’t win !

Harker, Macku, Andersen, Moyer & Boston win during Mom’s Tribute

Posted 12 May 2013 in Headlines

By Greg Soukup The hardy fans who showed up for Diva Dash-Mom’s Tribute sponsored by the Lincoln Saltdogs Saturday were rewarded for braving the chilly weather by great racing all evening long. Nick Bryan flipped the #52 in the initial Budweiser IMCA Sprint Heat #1, but returned to compete in the A Feature. This was the only serious incident in the preliminary action. Dana Deeke in the 36, Matt Boucher’s 5B, Cory Hutchison’s 96C and Gary Saathoff’s 96 were the first 4 at the end of lap #1 of the NAPA IMCA Sport Modified Feature. Shawn Harker moved his #40 into fourth on lap #6 and vaulted into the lead shortly after that as Saathoff moved to 2nd, Laini...

CANCELLED -Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Balloon Fest -Sunday, May 26th

Posted 07 May 2013 in Headlines
Balloon Wine Fest

Eagle Raceway & Lincoln Advertising Federation presents Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Balloon Festival!  -SUNDAY, May 26th, 2013 –We welcome the Nebraska Balloon Club for participating in this first time ever event taking place at Eagle Raceway on SUNDAY night, May 26th from 6:00 to 10:00 pm.  Weather permitting…there will be a Hot Air Balloon Exposition…Launch and Glow times will be determined by the weather.   Also featuring Wine Tasting with a variety of quality products including Wine samples from participating winery’s.   Beer samples include…Thunderhead, Tallgrass, Lucky Bucket, Boulevard, Nebraska Brewing, New Belgium, Schilling Bridge, Empyrean’s Chaco Canyon, Watch Man & Super Nova, Duggan’s Wheat, Blue Blood Brewing Company, Shock Top and more.   -Enjoy Live Music by the The Honeyboy...

Lincoln Saltdogs presents Diva Dash! -Mom’s Tribute! -May 11th, 2013

Posted 04 May 2013 in Headlines
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Lincoln Saltdogs presents Diva Dash! – Mom’s Tribute!  – Saturday, May 11th, 2013 50 Years of Slingin’ Dirt Continues 2013… Lincoln Saltdogs presents Diva Dash! – Mom’s Tribute!   -Moms receive a Free “Mother’s Day” Gift from Lincoln Saltdogs!  -Happy D Klown 5:30-7:30pm   -Happy Hour 6-7pm…Featuring Coors Light and our 50th Anniversary “Hoodoos” -Featuring Budweiser IMCA Sprints, Kaplan University IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds, Valentino’s IMCA Hobby Stocks and Sam’s Club IMCA Sport Compacts. Front Gates open at 5:30pm, Hot Laps at 5:30pm and Racing at 6:30pm. Front Gate Admission: Adults(13+) $10, Youth(6-12) $5 and Child(5 & under) Free. Pit Gates open at 4pm. Pit Membership Fee(Pit Pass) $20. All drivers must have all their season registration forms in...

May 4th’s Rumble in the Bullring Cancelled

Posted 01 May 2013 in Headlines
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The Rumble in the Bullring scheduled for Saturday, May 4th has been cancelled in courtesy to the many traveling teams/fans.  Looks like rain/snow/cold in the next couple day’s weather  forcast. It sure doesn’t feel like May yet. We will see everyone next Saturday for the Mom’s Tribute presented by Lincoln Salt Dogs.

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